The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.28% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 30.23% 6.67% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 6
Average salary £36,500 £21,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.76% -43.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OSPF
South Wales

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

OSPF
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the Bridgend region.

OSPF Salary Trend in Bridgend

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) RIP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) McAfee
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Websense
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Network Design
1 7 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 7 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Aruba
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Lumension
1 7 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) RIP
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) McAfee
1 7 (100.00%) Websense
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 7 (100.00%) Aruba
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Lumension
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago